Articles tagged with: Mobile Messaging

Mobile VAS achieves 35% growth in Mexico, resulting in US$1 billion in revenue

Mexico's Mobile VAS market in Mexico generated revenues of US$1 billion for mobile operators during the first quarter of 2011, indicating that Mexico represents 21% of VAS sales in Latin America.  more

Related Tags: acision, value-added-services, vas, mms, sms, mobile-vas, Mexico


Facebook Buys Mobile Messaging Platform - May Undercut SMS Services

Social networking website, Facebook has brought the mobile messaging software vendor, Beluga for an undisclosed amount, in a move which could suggest that Facebook is looking for cheaper alternatives to plain text messaging for some of its mobile services. more

Related Tags: facebook, beluga, sms, mobile-web, j2me


P2P mobile messaging to reach $106bn by 2014 - but revenues to decline in some sectors

Mobile messaging revenues are set for measured growth over the next five years, but the IP evolution is resulting in disruptive business models, increased competition from the Web and commoditisation of established services. more

Related Tags: mms, sms, juniper-research, mobile-email, p2p-, social-networking, smartphone, intel, eu, voip, ovi, vas, billing, mda, email, africa, mobile-web


Study Finds Disconnect Between Smartphone Adoption and Ability to Manage Mobile Devices

The mobile device automation vendor, Zenprise has published the findings of an Osterman Research study which found that most enterprise IT departments are not equipped to handle the rapid increase in smartphone adoption. more

Related Tags: windows-mobile, sim, iphone, smartphone, apple, ict, tim, wind, ovi, iden, blackberry, apple-iphone, windows, presence


TynTec Working on Mobile Phone Based Airline Boarding Passes

Mobile messaging operator TynTec has announced a partnership with airline industry body IATA, which will see TynTec working with IATA on the Bar Coded Boarding Passes (BCBP) initiative. more

Related Tags: sim, sms, tim, ovi, partner, airlines, airline


Time to invest in mobile messaging, say operators worldwide

Airwide Solutions, has published the results of a study which found that mobile operators believe SMS will become the enabler that underpins next generation advanced services, more

Related Tags: sim, mms, sms, social-networking, arpu, mobile-broadband, location-based-services, mobile-internet, play, wap, airwide-solutions


mBlox delivered 2.5 billion SMS mobile transactions in 2008

Mobile billing supplier, mBlox has announced that it successfully delivered over 2.5 billion application-to-person transactions in 2008, a growth of 30% year-on-year. mBlox cleared and settled for its customers, premium transactions with a retail value of approximately $500m, more

Related Tags: driving, billing, mblox, andrew


Lower Wireless Costs by 30% Without Compromising Enterprise Mobility

Aberdeen Group has released a report on enterprise use of wireless expense management (WEM) that outlines how businesses can use technology solutions to save money and understand their wireless bills. more

Related Tags: sim, mobile-data, smartphone, roaming, text-messaging, smartphones, location-based-services, taxes, cell-phone


Sony Ericsson pre-loads Fun Text in Customised Handset

Sony Ericsson has announced a deal with mobile messaging service provider Fun Text to pre-load the Fun Text application onto one of its new handsets, which Hutchison 3G is to launch in Q2 this year. more

Related Tags: sony-ericsson, t-mobile, 3g, hutchison-3g, ericsson, sony, symbian, 3, sprint, wap, UK


VeriSign Sells Part of European Mobile Messaging Unit

A part of VeriSign's mobile messaging business in Europe, which was formerly derived in 2006 from the acquisition of Austrian company 3united, is once again, in the ownership of Austrian hands. more

Related Tags: mms, encryption, verisign, presence, cfo, vienna, hamburg, true


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